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Olympic athletics: US women power to 4x400m relay gold
London, August 12, 2012
First Published: 12:33 IST(12/8/2012)
Last Updated: 12:36 IST(12/8/2012)

The US powered unchallenged to Olympic gold in the women's 4x400 metres relay on Saturday.

The quartet of DeeDee Trotter, Allyson Felix, Francena McCorory and Sanya Richards-Ross crossed the line in three minutes, 16.87 seconds.

Russia's foursome of Tatyana Ledovskaya, Olga Nazarova, Maria Kulchunova and Olga Bryzgina claimed silver almost four seconds back.

Jamaica took bronze as Novlene Williams-Mills, Shericka Williams, Rosemarie Whyte and Christine Day clocked 3:20.95.

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Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
USA 46 29 29 104
China 38 27 22 87
Great Britain 29 17 19 65
Russia 24 25 33 82
India 0 2 4 6
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